Smithville – A Community on the Brink

Smithville – A Community on the Brink 2019-11-11T11:20:24-05:00

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Join writer and producer Rona Kobell of Maryland Sea Grant, Smithville native Keith Cornish, and Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge biologist Matt Whitbeck for a viewing of the short film Smithville. After the screening, hear what life was like, why communities like these are important to preserve, and why Smithville is threatened today. Learn about the local context of sea-level rise and neighboring Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge’s strategies for resiliency.

Visit our Water/Ways page for a full calendar of Water/Ways programming.

4068 Golden Hill Rd, Church Creek, MD 21622